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Current Students

Griselda Alaves

Griselda Alaves

 

Research Interests: 

Her interests include working memory, epigenetics, and gerontology. Griselda’s current thesis seeks to find a viable intervention to improve the damaging effects that mild cognitive impairment have on the elderly.

 

Advisor: Dr. Tracy Alloway


 

sara comella

Sara Comella

 

Research Interests: 

I am interested in the longstanding mental health and cognitive functioning repercussions of childhood adversity on development. My thesis is analyzing the mental health outcomes (e.g. depression, anxiety, and resiliency) in addition to the working memory performances among a sample of undergraduates from the United States and Iceland who have different levels of exposure to trauma.

 

Advisor: Dr. Tracy Alloway 

 

Email: N01414537@unf.edu

 

 

Kendall Dary

Kendall Dary

Research Interests: 

She is interested in how people perceive situations, action identification, stereotypes, and false memories. Right now, she is looking at how people identify sexual harassment in the workplace based off their part in the event, priming, and friendship.

 

Advisor: Dr. Chris Leone


Email: N01069893@unf.edu

Paige King

Paige King

Research Interests:

I’m researching how PTSD in military veterans affects their autonomic nervous system responses. I measure their heart rate & heart rate variability and fight/flight/freezing reactions when they’re exposed to stressful stimuli.

 

Advisor: Dr. Lori Lange


Email: paige.king@unf.edu

robert phillips

Robert Phillips

Research Interests:

Communal motivations, risky decision making, social cognitive neuroscience.

 

Advisor: Dr. Elizabeth Brown


Email: N01399371@unf.edu